[tor-teachers] beginner friendly guide to safer anonymous operating system

Alison Macrina macrina at riseup.net
Wed Oct 7 17:03:13 UTC 2015

Tempest, this is so rad, thank you!

Should we also consider tagging stuff with what about Tor each resource
covers? eg Tor Browser, torrifying apps, Tails, Tor relays, and so forth?


> hi. i added the following links to the wiki.
> https://anonguide.cyberguerrilla.org
> http://yuxv6qujajqvmypv.onion
> this is a guide that has existed in various stages of accessibility and
> depth over the past few years. it's a constant work in progress. always
> looking for feedback/tips. it covers installing debian wheezy on an
> encrypted external drive or an encrypted partition on an internal drive
> with an external drive used for /boot. then, it goes through installing
> whonix, a torrified system, via virtualbox. from there, it covers using
> the tor browser, irc, pidgin + otr, icedove + enigmail + torbirdy and a
> method of using immutable drives and snapshots in virtualbox to mitigate
> various potential malware compromises.
> the goal was to make this guide something that could be understood by
> people who are newer to installing linux and using common tools in a
> virtualized torrified system. thus, there are screen shots that
> accompany nearly every step.
> if anyone has any suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

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